Current Aussies in the NBA

Your list of Australians playing in the National Basketball Association.

The Pick and Roll is pleased to share a listing on current Australian players in the NBA, including links to statistics and social media profiles. Stay ahead of the pack as we cover our Aussies in the NBA.

We’ve received enough questions about Kyrie Irving being an Aussie over the years, that we decided to discuss whether Australia can claim Kyrie Irving and make it a permanent part of this page.

Aron Baynes (The Big Banger)

Full name: Aron John Baynes

Drafted: Undrafted

Fun one ☀️
March 7, 2020

Current team: Phoenix Suns | Latest contract: 2 year, $11 million in 2018

Managed by: Entersport Management profile | basketball-reference statistics 

Aron Baynes on social media

Twitter: @aronbaynesAron Baynes’ official Facebook | Instagram: @houseobayne

Ben Simmons

Full name: Benjamin David Simmons

Drafted: 1st, NBA Draft 2016

July 25, 2020

Current team: Philadelphia 76ers | Latest contract: Rookie (drafted 2016)

Managed by: Klutch Sports Group profile | basketball-reference statistics 

Ben Simmons on social media

Twitter: @BenSimmons25Simmons’ official Facebook | Instagram: @bensimmons25

Danté Exum

Drafted: 5th, Utah Jazz, NBA Draft 2014

January 6, 2020

Current team: Cleveland Cavaliers (trade) | Latest contract: 3 year, $33 million in 2018

Managed by: Landmark Sports Agency profile | basketball-reference statistics 

Danté Exum on social media

Twitter: @daanteee | Instagram: @daanteee

Joe Ingles (Slow Mo Joe, Jingles)

Full name: Joseph Howarth Ingles

Drafted: Undrafted

Unreal hearing my national anthem in Vivint Smart Home Arena. Thanks @nba & @nbl for making this happen! Also getting to play against my high school buddy @bradnewley 🇦🇺🇦🇺
October 4, 2017

Team: Utah Jazz | Latest contract: 4 years, $52 million in 2017

Managed by: Priority Sports & Entertainment profile | basketball-reference statistics 

Joe Ingles on social media

Twitter: @Joeingles7‎ | Ingles’s official Facebook | Instagram: @joeingles7

Matisse Thybulle

Full name: Matisse Vincent Thybulle

Drafted: 2019, 20th

Might start taking self portraits so I have something to post lmao
April 1, 2020

Team: Philadelphia 76ers | Latest contract: Rookie contract, 2-year, $5 million in 2019 (source)

Managed by: Goodwin Sports profile | basketball-reference statistics

Matisse Thybulle on social media

Twitter: @MatisseThybulle | Instagram: @theycallmetisse | YouTube

Matthew Dellavedova (Delly)

Drafted: Undrafted

Shot or pass? @realtristan13
April 22, 2020

Team: Cleveland Cavaliers | Latest contract: 4 years, $38.4 million in 2016

Managed by: BDA Sports Management profile | basketball-reference statistics 

Matthew Dellavedova on social media

Twitter: @matthewdelly | Dellavedova’s official Facebook | Instagram: @matthewdelly


Patrick Mills (Patty)

Full name: Patrick Sammy Mills

Drafted: 55th, Portland Trail Blazers, NBA Draft 2009

and the whole damn frequency shifted

November 30, 2019

Team: San Antonio Spurs | Latest contract: 4 years, $50 million in 2017

Managed by: CAA Sports profile | basketball-reference statistics 

Patty Mills on social media

Twitter: @Patty_Mills | Mills’ official Facebook | Instagram: @balapat

Website: Patty Mills official website

Ryan Broekhoff

Nickname: Rowdy

Drafted: Undrafted

Great to get a win tonight. #mffl
March 24, 2019

Team: Philadelphia 76ers | Latest contract: two-way in 2020

Managed by: Priority Sports profile | basketball-reference statistics 

Ryan Broekhoff on social media

Twitter: @RBroekhoff45 | Instagram: @RBroekhoff45

Thon Maker

Full name: Thon Marial Maker

Drafted: 10th, Milwaukee Bucks, NBA Draft 2016

Detroit, THANK YOU for getting behind us in our playoff push. We're just getting started. Promise you Pistons fans, I'll be back Bigger, Better, Faster, & Stronger next season! #DetroitBasketball
April 24, 2019

Team: Detroit Pistons | Latest contract: Rookie (drafted 2016)

Managed by: Excel Sports Management profile | basketball-reference statistics 

Social media

Twitter: @thonmaker14 | Maker’s official Facebook | Instagram: @thonmaker